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Garage Door Repair - North York

Hi,

My garage door 's cable snapped ( I think, they are loose now) and it wont open. How much does it roughly cost to replace the cable and how much to replace the spring?

Appreciate recommendations for reliable and reasonable contact.

Thank you.
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Astley wrote: Hi,

My garage door 's cable snapped ( I think, they are loose now) and it wont open. How much does it roughly cost to replace the cable and how much to replace the spring?

Appreciate recommendations for reliable and reasonable contact.

Thank you.
More likely the cable is just off the track or the spring is broken it you don't have a frayed end of a cable having loose.
Expect a minimum of $200 just to have someone come out and fix a loose cable. As another $150 per broken spring, maybe $100 for a cable.

I DIY'd mine for $80 a spring.
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HI all, would appreciate recommended contacts for repair as we need to get the car out of the house today. Thanks!
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Astley wrote: HI all, would appreciate recommended contacts for repair as we need to get the car out of the house today. Thanks!
If you can get some help, you should be able to lift it. My double door is only 170lbs. Make sure you disconnect it from the opener.
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Thanks Bianco. Called Rob; he doesn't have anyone till next week.
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https://mogagaragedoors.com/

I used them before maybe 3 years ago. Nice guy and price is reasonable. He will tell you some issues that may need repair soon but no hard sell. Just something to watch for. My garage spring broke, he showed me the cables and pulley are worn (15 years old easily). Told him to replace them as well to have a complete new system. I think I paid 230 for everything. (my quote for the spring replacement was 180 then I add 50 for cables and pulleys) . Hope this helps.
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Astley wrote: Thanks Bianco. Called Rob; he doesn't have anyone till next week.
Sorry to hear this, he must be very busy.
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CuriousJack wrote: https://mogagaragedoors.com/

I used them before maybe 3 years ago. Nice guy and price is reasonable. He will tell you some issues that may need repair soon but no hard sell. Just something to watch for. My garage spring broke, he showed me the cables and pulley are worn (15 years old easily). Told him to replace them as well to have a complete new system. I think I paid 230 for everything. (my quote for the spring replacement was 180 then I add 50 for cables and pulleys) . Hope this helps.
I've used these guys twice, and both times I am fully satisfied. Price was fair and work was done well.

Whatever you do, do not contact some ass**** on Kijiji. I learned this the hard way.

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